‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ ending after 17 seasons on NBC

‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ ending after 17 seasons on NBC

It’s the final name for “Final Call with Carson Daly.” The late-night program will wrap its 17-year run on NBC with star Daly stepping away to pay attention on his duties as host of the Orange Room on “At the moment,” host and producer on “The Voice” and to spend extra time with his household, in accordance with the community. He is also working on tasks with NBCU’s The Golf Channel.

The date of Daly’s last telecast is TBD however it will likely be later this season. At its conclusion, “Final Call” may have recorded 2,000 episodes. NBC plans to proceed to air a late-night present at 1:30 AM, with a “Final Call” alternative anticipated to be introduced shortly.

“When you had informed me in 2002 I might be part of the historic NBC late-night household for 17 years, I might have mentioned you had been loopy!,” Daly mentioned in a press release. “Exhausting to imagine it’s been so lengthy – 2,000 episodes. It’s time to maneuver on to one thing new and let another person have entry to this unimaginable platform.”

For the previous couple of years, Daly had a presence in three dayparts on NBC’s schedule – morning (“At the moment”), primetime (“The Voice”) and late evening (“Final Call”). Moreover, he hosts NBC’s New Years Eve telecast. At this stage of his profession, Daly mentioned he wished to reduce and take a extra focused method.

“My 20’s was about discovering an excellent job. My 30’s was about taking on as a lot of them as I might,” he mentioned. “Now, in my 40’s, I’m centered on high quality over amount. I wish to do extra with my “At the moment” household and proceed internet hosting and producing “The Voice” and discover new alternatives.”

Daly govt produced “Final Call,” which debuted in 2002, with Stewart Bailey.

“I’m endlessly grateful and proud to all who’ve labored with us at ‘Final Call’ through the years,” Daly mentioned. “So many have gone on to realize unimaginable success. It’s been actually superior to observe. I owe our govt producer Stewart Bailey an enormous bottle of one thing costly. He masterfully saved this prepare on the observe for a few years.”

“I’m very excited to satisfy different areas I’m enthusiastic about inside our firm. The Golf Channel has all the time been a favourite of mine and we’ve a couple of thrilling issues within the works. I look ahead to constructing on that.”

“I might have all the roles on this planet, however none of them are extra essential to me than that of Dad. My household will all the time stay my prime precedence and biggest gig.”

“Final Call” was identified for its private longform interviews and breaking new musical artists with intimate performances. The present was among the many first to acknowledge such main artists as Maroon 5, Halsey, 21 Pilots, Ed Sheeran and Kendrick Lamar.


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